Riverside Museum Family Event Programme

Bring the family along to the Riverside Museum for a day crammed with fun events and activities!

Riverside Museum Family Event Programme

About Riverside Museum Family Event Programme

Exhibitions


Motorbike Wall - Ewan McGregor's BMWs
Ewan McGregor's two motorbikes from his round-the-world adventures take pride of place on the Motorbike Wall.

Car Wall – the Visitors’ Choice 2017
Glasgow’s classic 1980 Porsche 911 Turbo has won the Car Wall Visitors’ Choice of 2017. Which car will win 2018? Cast your vote on the digital touchscreens beside the display!

Clyde Life
A photography display of over 20 stunning images capturing the ever-changing landscape of Glasgow's River Clyde.

Anchors & Adventures
Glasgow's Anchor Line produced beautiful posters in the 1920s and 1930s to advertise its sailing routes around the world. These images appeal to the imagination and our sense of adventure.

A Fair Life
This display explores the history of Scottish fairgrounds and the people who travel the country taking the fun of the fair along with them.

Glasgow Trolleybus
It's been 50 years since trolleybuses once roamed the streets of Glasgow! You can find our single-decker trolleybus, TBS 13 of 1958 in the 1930s–1960sstreet display.


Events


Sunday 1st October: Space Workshop
1.30-4pm | Family 7+
Design and launch your own paper space rocket.

Monday 2nd October: Actor's Tours - Tram Man Tours
11am & 2pm | Family 7+
Travel through history with the Tram Man–don't be late or he'll leave without you! Suitable for adults too.

Saturday 7th & Sunday 8th October: Porthole Paintings
1.30-4pm | Family 7+
Explore Riverside Museum's architecture, views and model ships to imagine and create your own porthole painting.


October Half Term Events


Saturday 14th & Sunday 15th: Skateboard Design
1.30-4pm | Family 7+
Get inspired by our collection of skateboards and design your own model.

Monday 16th October: Actor's Tours - Tram Man Tours
11am & 2pm | Family 7+
Travel through history with the Tram Man–don't be late or he'll leave without you! Suitable for adults too.

Monday 16th - Friday 20th October: Clay Workshop
1.30–4pm | Family 7+
Pinch, coil, mould and press to create objects made from clay or plaster inspired by our collections.

Saturday 21st & Sunday 22nd October: Pipe Cleaner Bicycles
1.30–4pm | Family 7+
From the Penny Farthing to the Flying Scotsman: discover our collection of bicycles and model your own bike design.

 


Saturday 28th & Sunday 29th October: Flappy Bats
1.30–4pm | Family 7+
Check out Percy Pilcher's glider and make your own flappy pom-pom bat.

Saturday 4th November: Paper Sparklers at the Fairground
1.30–4pm | Family 7+
Find out about pyrotechnics at the fairground and make a paper sparkler to wave outside.

Saturday 11th & Sunday 12th November: Deep-Sea Coral Paintings
1.30–4pm | Family 7+
Get inspired by colourful deep-sea coral and make your own coral painting. There will be an opportunity to handle real coral from the museum's collection.

Monday 13th November: Actor's Tours - Tram Man Tours
11am & 2pm | Family 7+
Travel through history with the Tram Man–don't be late or he'll leave without you! Suitable for adults too.

Saturday 18th November: Posters and Postcards
1.30–4pm | Family 7+
Carve, gouge, puncture and groove to make a perfect picture postcard to send.

Saturday 25th & Sunday 26th November: Plane Models
1.30–4pm | Family 7+
Become a designer and engineer, and construct your own model plane.

Monday 27th November: Actor's Tours - Tram Man Tours
11am & 2pm | Family 7+
Travel through history with the Tram Man–don't be late or he'll leave without you! Suitable for adults too.

Monday 27th November - Friday 22nd December: 1966 Batmobile at Riverside Museum
During opening hours
For excited children (and adults) everywhere, come along to see the Adam West Batmobile in the flesh. Keep an eye out for our related programme of activities.

Christmas Events


Saturday 2nd & Sunday 3rd December: Riverside Christmas Festival
11am - 5pm | All Ages
The annual Christmas Festival is back with an even larger indoor Christmas market as well as a free fairground and children's activities. Festive fun for all the family!
There will be a quiet hour on Sun 3 Dec at 10am-11am for families of children with autism to enjoy the free fairground.

Saturday 2nd & Sunday 3rd December: Wooden Trains, Toy Figures & Banners
1.30–4pm | Family 7+
Make your own wooden steam train to try out on our track, turn simple materials such as bottle corks into toy figures, or use stencils to print your own hanging banner.

Monday 11th December: Actor's Tours - Tram Man Tours
11am & 2pm | Family 7+
Travel through history with the Tram Man–don't be late or he'll leave without you! Suitable for adults too.


Explore our creative programme of activities for all the family!


Glasgow Museums welcomes families and children of all ages and all our venues are FREE to visit.

Our displays and exhibitions are designed with families in mind, so you’ll always find something interesting to explore when you visit. This event lists activities for families with children up to 12 years old.
They are FREE unless otherwise stated.

The activities listed here are for family groups and children. If you would like to arrange a visit for an organised group, please contact the individual museum in advance.

While we take every opportunity to ensure the details for Riverside Museum Family Event Programme are accurate, we always advise that you contact the event organiser before setting out for the event to avoid disapointment.

Other Events at Riverside Museum or Glasgow Museums

Benny Lynch: The Little King of the Gorbals

Benny Lynch: The Little King of the Gorbals

16th August 2018 - 30th June 2020
The People’s Palace is hosting a community display which gathers together never seen before objects from Benny Lynch’s life and career.
Brushes with War

Brushes with War

21st September 2018 - 6th January 2019
Brushes with War at Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum is a powerful and emotive insight into the experience of soldiers from World War I through the drawings and paintings they created.
Tweeting Toddlers with the RSPB

Tweeting Toddlers with the RSPB

11th December 2018
Join RSPB Glasgow's exciting group for toddlers and carers with animal-themed songs, stories and activities!
Special Interest Tours

Special Interest Tours

11th December 2018
Meet the specialist staff at GMRC and learn about their area of the museum collection... come and discover something new!
Staff Picks

Staff Picks

11th December 2018
Fancy spending your lunchtime break doing something different? Pop into GoMA for one of their weekly 10 minute talks and find out what are their staff’s favourite artworks!
Kelvin Hall Building Tours

Kelvin Hall Building Tours

11th December 2018
Join the volunteer tour guides for a free 45 minute tour of Kelvin Hall and take a peek behind the scenes in Glasgow Museums' store!
Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

12th December 2018
Glasgow Musuems Resource Centre is home to over a million treasures, come and see for yourself on one of their regular Behind the Scenes Tours!
GMRC Themed Tours

GMRC Themed Tours

13th December 2018
Join staff at Glasgow Museums Resource Centre for a themed tour of the collections stored at this unique site!
Hands On at Riverside

Hands On at Riverside

13th December 2018
Riverside Museum hold regular 'Hands On' workshops for adults exploring some of the attractions exhibits up close!
Kelvin Hall Building Tours

Kelvin Hall Building Tours

13th December 2018
Join the volunteer tour guides for a free 45 minute tour of Kelvin Hall and take a peek behind the scenes in Glasgow Museums' store!
Christmas Drive-In Movies

Christmas Drive-In Movies

14th December 2018 - 16th December 2018
Join Glasgow Children's Hospital Charity for their annual Christmas Drive-in Movies at Glasgow’s Riverside Museum!
Toddler Time at Kelvingrove

Toddler Time at Kelvingrove

14th December 2018
Come along to Kelvingrove Art Gallery & Museum for their regular Toddler Time sessions on Fridays!
Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

14th December 2018
Glasgow Musuems Resource Centre is home to over a million treasures, come and see for yourself on one of their regular Behind the Scenes Tours!
Christmas Crafts

Christmas Crafts

15th December 2018 - 16th December 2018
The People's Palace hold regular workshops for kids, come along on December 15th or 16th and take part in some Christmas Crafts!
MidWinter Makeshift Puppets

MidWinter Makeshift Puppets

15th December 2018 - 16th December 2018
Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum hold regular workshops for kids, come along on December 15th or 16th and make your own wintery puppet!
Mini Planes

Mini Planes

15th December 2018 - 16th December 2018
Riverside Museum hold regular arts and crafts workshops for kids, drop in on 15th or 16th December and create your own mini model airplane!
The RSPB at Kelvingrove

The RSPB at Kelvingrove

15th December 2018
You'll find RSPB Scotland holding events most weekends at Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum between 1pm and 4pm!
Saturday Art Club

Saturday Art Club

15th December 2018
The Gallery of Modern Art holds a regular, drop in, Saturday Morning Art Club for 3 to 12 year olds!
Weekly Store Hunters Family Programme

Weekly Store Hunters Family Programme

15th December 2018
Don't miss the chance to get creative and have some family fun whilst exploring the fascinating museum stores at GMRC!
GoMA Guided Tours

GoMA Guided Tours

15th December 2018
Enjoy a free guided tour of Scotland's most visited modern art gallery, Glasgow's Gallery of Modern Art!
Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

15th December 2018
Glasgow Musuems Resource Centre is home to over a million treasures, come and see for yourself on one of their regular Behind the Scenes Tours!
Kelvin Hall Building Tours

Kelvin Hall Building Tours

15th December 2018
Join the volunteer tour guides for a free 45 minute tour of Kelvin Hall and take a peek behind the scenes in Glasgow Museums' store!
The RSPB at Kelvingrove

The RSPB at Kelvingrove

16th December 2018
You'll find RSPB Scotland holding events most weekends at Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum between 1pm and 4pm!
GoMA Guided Tours

GoMA Guided Tours

16th December 2018
Enjoy a free guided tour of Scotland's most visited modern art gallery, Glasgow's Gallery of Modern Art!
Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

16th December 2018
Glasgow Musuems Resource Centre is home to over a million treasures, come and see for yourself on one of their regular Behind the Scenes Tours!
Kelvin Hall Building Tours

Kelvin Hall Building Tours

16th December 2018
Join the volunteer tour guides for a free 45 minute tour of Kelvin Hall and take a peek behind the scenes in Glasgow Museums' store!
Tweeting Toddlers with the RSPB

Tweeting Toddlers with the RSPB

18th December 2018
Join RSPB Glasgow's exciting group for toddlers and carers with animal-themed songs, stories and activities!
Staff Picks

Staff Picks

18th December 2018
Fancy spending your lunchtime break doing something different? Pop into GoMA for one of their weekly 10 minute talks and find out what are their staff’s favourite artworks!
Kelvin Hall Building Tours

Kelvin Hall Building Tours

18th December 2018
Join the volunteer tour guides for a free 45 minute tour of Kelvin Hall and take a peek behind the scenes in Glasgow Museums' store!
Wee Creatives

Wee Creatives

19th December 2018
Wee Creatives are regular playful sessions for under 2s at Glasgow Museum Resource Centre... Explore! Create! Play! Fun!
Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

19th December 2018
Glasgow Musuems Resource Centre is home to over a million treasures, come and see for yourself on one of their regular Behind the Scenes Tours!
GMRC Themed Tours

GMRC Themed Tours

20th December 2018
Join staff at Glasgow Museums Resource Centre for a themed tour of the collections stored at this unique site!
Kelvin Hall Building Tours

Kelvin Hall Building Tours

20th December 2018
Join the volunteer tour guides for a free 45 minute tour of Kelvin Hall and take a peek behind the scenes in Glasgow Museums' store!
Toddler Time at Kelvingrove

Toddler Time at Kelvingrove

21st December 2018
Come along to Kelvingrove Art Gallery & Museum for their regular Toddler Time sessions on Fridays!
Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

21st December 2018
Glasgow Musuems Resource Centre is home to over a million treasures, come and see for yourself on one of their regular Behind the Scenes Tours!
Saturday Art Club

Saturday Art Club

22nd December 2018
The Gallery of Modern Art holds a regular, drop in, Saturday Morning Art Club for 3 to 12 year olds!
Weekly Store Hunters Family Programme

Weekly Store Hunters Family Programme

22nd December 2018
Don't miss the chance to get creative and have some family fun whilst exploring the fascinating museum stores at GMRC!
GoMA Guided Tours

GoMA Guided Tours

22nd December 2018
Enjoy a free guided tour of Scotland's most visited modern art gallery, Glasgow's Gallery of Modern Art!
Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

22nd December 2018
Glasgow Musuems Resource Centre is home to over a million treasures, come and see for yourself on one of their regular Behind the Scenes Tours!
Kelvin Hall Building Tours

Kelvin Hall Building Tours

22nd December 2018
Join the volunteer tour guides for a free 45 minute tour of Kelvin Hall and take a peek behind the scenes in Glasgow Museums' store!
GoMA Guided Tours

GoMA Guided Tours

23rd December 2018
Enjoy a free guided tour of Scotland's most visited modern art gallery, Glasgow's Gallery of Modern Art!
Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

23rd December 2018
Glasgow Musuems Resource Centre is home to over a million treasures, come and see for yourself on one of their regular Behind the Scenes Tours!
Kelvin Hall Building Tours

Kelvin Hall Building Tours

23rd December 2018
Join the volunteer tour guides for a free 45 minute tour of Kelvin Hall and take a peek behind the scenes in Glasgow Museums' store!
Kelvin Hall Building Tours

Kelvin Hall Building Tours

25th December 2018
Join the volunteer tour guides for a free 45 minute tour of Kelvin Hall and take a peek behind the scenes in Glasgow Museums' store!
Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

26th December 2018
Glasgow Musuems Resource Centre is home to over a million treasures, come and see for yourself on one of their regular Behind the Scenes Tours!
Kelvin Hall Building Tours

Kelvin Hall Building Tours

27th December 2018
Join the volunteer tour guides for a free 45 minute tour of Kelvin Hall and take a peek behind the scenes in Glasgow Museums' store!
Toddler Time at Kelvingrove

Toddler Time at Kelvingrove

28th December 2018
Come along to Kelvingrove Art Gallery & Museum for their regular Toddler Time sessions on Fridays!
Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

28th December 2018
Glasgow Musuems Resource Centre is home to over a million treasures, come and see for yourself on one of their regular Behind the Scenes Tours!
Winter Vehicles

Winter Vehicles

29th December 2018 - 30th December 2018
Riverside Museum hold regular arts and crafts workshops for kids, drop in on 29th or 30th December and create your own winter vehicle!
GoMA Guided Tours

GoMA Guided Tours

29th December 2018
Enjoy a free guided tour of Scotland's most visited modern art gallery, Glasgow's Gallery of Modern Art!
Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

29th December 2018
Glasgow Musuems Resource Centre is home to over a million treasures, come and see for yourself on one of their regular Behind the Scenes Tours!
Kelvin Hall Building Tours

Kelvin Hall Building Tours

29th December 2018
Join the volunteer tour guides for a free 45 minute tour of Kelvin Hall and take a peek behind the scenes in Glasgow Museums' store!
Horrible Heedie Tours

Horrible Heedie Tours

30th December 2018
Join this interactive tour at Scotland Street School Museum and find out what school was like in the old days!
GoMA Guided Tours

GoMA Guided Tours

30th December 2018
Enjoy a free guided tour of Scotland's most visited modern art gallery, Glasgow's Gallery of Modern Art!
Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

30th December 2018
Glasgow Musuems Resource Centre is home to over a million treasures, come and see for yourself on one of their regular Behind the Scenes Tours!
Kelvin Hall Building Tours

Kelvin Hall Building Tours

30th December 2018
Join the volunteer tour guides for a free 45 minute tour of Kelvin Hall and take a peek behind the scenes in Glasgow Museums' store!
Kelvin Hall Building Tours

Kelvin Hall Building Tours

1st January 2019
Join the volunteer tour guides for a free 45 minute tour of Kelvin Hall and take a peek behind the scenes in Glasgow Museums' store!
Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

2nd January 2019
Glasgow Musuems Resource Centre is home to over a million treasures, come and see for yourself on one of their regular Behind the Scenes Tours!
Kelvin Hall Building Tours

Kelvin Hall Building Tours

3rd January 2019
Join the volunteer tour guides for a free 45 minute tour of Kelvin Hall and take a peek behind the scenes in Glasgow Museums' store!
Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

4th January 2019
Glasgow Musuems Resource Centre is home to over a million treasures, come and see for yourself on one of their regular Behind the Scenes Tours!
GoMA Guided Tours

GoMA Guided Tours

5th January 2019
Enjoy a free guided tour of Scotland's most visited modern art gallery, Glasgow's Gallery of Modern Art!
Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

5th January 2019
Glasgow Musuems Resource Centre is home to over a million treasures, come and see for yourself on one of their regular Behind the Scenes Tours!
Kelvin Hall Building Tours

Kelvin Hall Building Tours

5th January 2019
Join the volunteer tour guides for a free 45 minute tour of Kelvin Hall and take a peek behind the scenes in Glasgow Museums' store!
GoMA Guided Tours

GoMA Guided Tours

6th January 2019
Enjoy a free guided tour of Scotland's most visited modern art gallery, Glasgow's Gallery of Modern Art!
Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

6th January 2019
Glasgow Musuems Resource Centre is home to over a million treasures, come and see for yourself on one of their regular Behind the Scenes Tours!
Kelvin Hall Building Tours

Kelvin Hall Building Tours

6th January 2019
Join the volunteer tour guides for a free 45 minute tour of Kelvin Hall and take a peek behind the scenes in Glasgow Museums' store!
Staff Picks

Staff Picks

8th January 2019
Fancy spending your lunchtime break doing something different? Pop into GoMA for one of their weekly 10 minute talks and find out what are their staff’s favourite artworks!
Kelvin Hall Building Tours

Kelvin Hall Building Tours

8th January 2019
Join the volunteer tour guides for a free 45 minute tour of Kelvin Hall and take a peek behind the scenes in Glasgow Museums' store!
Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

9th January 2019
Glasgow Musuems Resource Centre is home to over a million treasures, come and see for yourself on one of their regular Behind the Scenes Tours!
GMRC Themed Tours

GMRC Themed Tours

10th January 2019
Join staff at Glasgow Museums Resource Centre for a themed tour of the collections stored at this unique site!
Hands On at Riverside

Hands On at Riverside

10th January 2019
Riverside Museum hold regular 'Hands On' workshops for adults exploring some of the attractions exhibits up close!
Kelvin Hall Building Tours

Kelvin Hall Building Tours

10th January 2019
Join the volunteer tour guides for a free 45 minute tour of Kelvin Hall and take a peek behind the scenes in Glasgow Museums' store!
Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

11th January 2019
Glasgow Musuems Resource Centre is home to over a million treasures, come and see for yourself on one of their regular Behind the Scenes Tours!
GoMA Guided Tours

GoMA Guided Tours

12th January 2019
Enjoy a free guided tour of Scotland's most visited modern art gallery, Glasgow's Gallery of Modern Art!
Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

12th January 2019
Glasgow Musuems Resource Centre is home to over a million treasures, come and see for yourself on one of their regular Behind the Scenes Tours!
Kelvin Hall Building Tours

Kelvin Hall Building Tours

12th January 2019
Join the volunteer tour guides for a free 45 minute tour of Kelvin Hall and take a peek behind the scenes in Glasgow Museums' store!
GoMA Guided Tours

GoMA Guided Tours

13th January 2019
Enjoy a free guided tour of Scotland's most visited modern art gallery, Glasgow's Gallery of Modern Art!
Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

13th January 2019
Glasgow Musuems Resource Centre is home to over a million treasures, come and see for yourself on one of their regular Behind the Scenes Tours!
Kelvin Hall Building Tours

Kelvin Hall Building Tours

13th January 2019
Join the volunteer tour guides for a free 45 minute tour of Kelvin Hall and take a peek behind the scenes in Glasgow Museums' store!
Special Interest Tours

Special Interest Tours

15th January 2019
Meet the specialist staff at GMRC and learn about their area of the museum collection... come and discover something new!
Staff Picks

Staff Picks

15th January 2019
Fancy spending your lunchtime break doing something different? Pop into GoMA for one of their weekly 10 minute talks and find out what are their staff’s favourite artworks!
Kelvin Hall Building Tours

Kelvin Hall Building Tours

15th January 2019
Join the volunteer tour guides for a free 45 minute tour of Kelvin Hall and take a peek behind the scenes in Glasgow Museums' store!
Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

16th January 2019
Glasgow Musuems Resource Centre is home to over a million treasures, come and see for yourself on one of their regular Behind the Scenes Tours!
GMRC Themed Tours

GMRC Themed Tours

17th January 2019
Join staff at Glasgow Museums Resource Centre for a themed tour of the collections stored at this unique site!
Kelvin Hall Building Tours

Kelvin Hall Building Tours

17th January 2019
Join the volunteer tour guides for a free 45 minute tour of Kelvin Hall and take a peek behind the scenes in Glasgow Museums' store!
Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

18th January 2019
Glasgow Musuems Resource Centre is home to over a million treasures, come and see for yourself on one of their regular Behind the Scenes Tours!
GoMA Guided Tours

GoMA Guided Tours

19th January 2019
Enjoy a free guided tour of Scotland's most visited modern art gallery, Glasgow's Gallery of Modern Art!
Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

19th January 2019
Glasgow Musuems Resource Centre is home to over a million treasures, come and see for yourself on one of their regular Behind the Scenes Tours!
Kelvin Hall Building Tours

Kelvin Hall Building Tours

19th January 2019
Join the volunteer tour guides for a free 45 minute tour of Kelvin Hall and take a peek behind the scenes in Glasgow Museums' store!
GoMA Guided Tours

GoMA Guided Tours

20th January 2019
Enjoy a free guided tour of Scotland's most visited modern art gallery, Glasgow's Gallery of Modern Art!
Creative Sundays

Creative Sundays

20th January 2019
Creative Sundays are one-day craft workshops for adults held throughout the year at Glasgow Museums Resource Centre!
Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

20th January 2019
Glasgow Musuems Resource Centre is home to over a million treasures, come and see for yourself on one of their regular Behind the Scenes Tours!
Kelvin Hall Building Tours

Kelvin Hall Building Tours

20th January 2019
Join the volunteer tour guides for a free 45 minute tour of Kelvin Hall and take a peek behind the scenes in Glasgow Museums' store!
Dippy On Tour: Glasgow

Dippy On Tour: Glasgow

22nd January 2019 - 6th May 2019
Dippy, the Natural History Museum's iconic Diplodocus cast, is going on a natural history adventure across the UK, and will visit Glasgow between 22nd January - 6th May 2019!
Special Interest Tours

Special Interest Tours

22nd January 2019
Meet the specialist staff at GMRC and learn about their area of the museum collection... come and discover something new!
Staff Picks

Staff Picks

22nd January 2019
Fancy spending your lunchtime break doing something different? Pop into GoMA for one of their weekly 10 minute talks and find out what are their staff’s favourite artworks!
Kelvin Hall Building Tours

Kelvin Hall Building Tours

22nd January 2019
Join the volunteer tour guides for a free 45 minute tour of Kelvin Hall and take a peek behind the scenes in Glasgow Museums' store!
Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

23rd January 2019
Glasgow Musuems Resource Centre is home to over a million treasures, come and see for yourself on one of their regular Behind the Scenes Tours!
Hands On at Riverside

Hands On at Riverside

24th January 2019
Riverside Museum hold regular 'Hands On' workshops for adults exploring some of the attractions exhibits up close!
Kelvin Hall Building Tours

Kelvin Hall Building Tours

24th January 2019
Join the volunteer tour guides for a free 45 minute tour of Kelvin Hall and take a peek behind the scenes in Glasgow Museums' store!
Manager’s Tour and Demonstration

Manager’s Tour and Demonstration

25th January 2019
Join the Programme Manager at Kelvin Hall for a look round Glasgow Museums' store as she highlights some of her favourite objects!
Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

25th January 2019
Glasgow Musuems Resource Centre is home to over a million treasures, come and see for yourself on one of their regular Behind the Scenes Tours!
GoMA Guided Tours

GoMA Guided Tours

26th January 2019
Enjoy a free guided tour of Scotland's most visited modern art gallery, Glasgow's Gallery of Modern Art!
Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

26th January 2019
Glasgow Musuems Resource Centre is home to over a million treasures, come and see for yourself on one of their regular Behind the Scenes Tours!
Kelvin Hall Building Tours

Kelvin Hall Building Tours

26th January 2019
Join the volunteer tour guides for a free 45 minute tour of Kelvin Hall and take a peek behind the scenes in Glasgow Museums' store!
Sketch & Destress

Sketch & Destress

27th January 2019
Looking for ways to feel calmer, happier? Join GMRC for one of their regular Sketch & Destress workshops!
GoMA Guided Tours

GoMA Guided Tours

27th January 2019
Enjoy a free guided tour of Scotland's most visited modern art gallery, Glasgow's Gallery of Modern Art!
Let’s Talk About Art

Let’s Talk About Art

27th January 2019
Every last Sunday of the month, come along to GoMA to talk about different artworks, and reject some common misconceptions about contemporary art.
Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

27th January 2019
Glasgow Musuems Resource Centre is home to over a million treasures, come and see for yourself on one of their regular Behind the Scenes Tours!
Kelvin Hall Building Tours

Kelvin Hall Building Tours

27th January 2019
Join the volunteer tour guides for a free 45 minute tour of Kelvin Hall and take a peek behind the scenes in Glasgow Museums' store!
Macmillan Arts & Craft Group

Macmillan Arts & Craft Group

28th January 2019
Get creative each month with Glasgow Museum Resource Centre's museum object-inspired art sessions for adults affected by cancer.
Special Interest Tours

Special Interest Tours

29th January 2019
Meet the specialist staff at GMRC and learn about their area of the museum collection... come and discover something new!
Staff Picks

Staff Picks

29th January 2019
Fancy spending your lunchtime break doing something different? Pop into GoMA for one of their weekly 10 minute talks and find out what are their staff’s favourite artworks!
Kelvin Hall Building Tours

Kelvin Hall Building Tours

29th January 2019
Join the volunteer tour guides for a free 45 minute tour of Kelvin Hall and take a peek behind the scenes in Glasgow Museums' store!
Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

30th January 2019
Glasgow Musuems Resource Centre is home to over a million treasures, come and see for yourself on one of their regular Behind the Scenes Tours!
GMRC Themed Tours

GMRC Themed Tours

31st January 2019
Join staff at Glasgow Museums Resource Centre for a themed tour of the collections stored at this unique site!
Kelvin Hall Building Tours

Kelvin Hall Building Tours

31st January 2019
Join the volunteer tour guides for a free 45 minute tour of Kelvin Hall and take a peek behind the scenes in Glasgow Museums' store!
Songwriters’ Session and Open Mic

Songwriters’ Session and Open Mic

31st January 2019
The Gallery of Modern Art hold a monthly Open Mic night for young songwriters to perform their original material!
Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

1st February 2019
Glasgow Musuems Resource Centre is home to over a million treasures, come and see for yourself on one of their regular Behind the Scenes Tours!
GoMA Guided Tours

GoMA Guided Tours

2nd February 2019
Enjoy a free guided tour of Scotland's most visited modern art gallery, Glasgow's Gallery of Modern Art!
Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

2nd February 2019
Glasgow Musuems Resource Centre is home to over a million treasures, come and see for yourself on one of their regular Behind the Scenes Tours!
Kelvin Hall Building Tours

Kelvin Hall Building Tours

2nd February 2019
Join the volunteer tour guides for a free 45 minute tour of Kelvin Hall and take a peek behind the scenes in Glasgow Museums' store!
GoMA Guided Tours

GoMA Guided Tours

3rd February 2019
Enjoy a free guided tour of Scotland's most visited modern art gallery, Glasgow's Gallery of Modern Art!
Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

3rd February 2019
Glasgow Musuems Resource Centre is home to over a million treasures, come and see for yourself on one of their regular Behind the Scenes Tours!
Kelvin Hall Building Tours

Kelvin Hall Building Tours

3rd February 2019
Join the volunteer tour guides for a free 45 minute tour of Kelvin Hall and take a peek behind the scenes in Glasgow Museums' store!
Special Interest Tours

Special Interest Tours

5th February 2019
Meet the specialist staff at GMRC and learn about their area of the museum collection... come and discover something new!
Staff Picks

Staff Picks

5th February 2019
Fancy spending your lunchtime break doing something different? Pop into GoMA for one of their weekly 10 minute talks and find out what are their staff’s favourite artworks!
Kelvin Hall Building Tours

Kelvin Hall Building Tours

5th February 2019
Join the volunteer tour guides for a free 45 minute tour of Kelvin Hall and take a peek behind the scenes in Glasgow Museums' store!
Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

6th February 2019
Glasgow Musuems Resource Centre is home to over a million treasures, come and see for yourself on one of their regular Behind the Scenes Tours!
GMRC Themed Tours

GMRC Themed Tours

7th February 2019
Join staff at Glasgow Museums Resource Centre for a themed tour of the collections stored at this unique site!
Hands On at Riverside

Hands On at Riverside

7th February 2019
Riverside Museum hold regular 'Hands On' workshops for adults exploring some of the attractions exhibits up close!
Kelvin Hall Building Tours

Kelvin Hall Building Tours

7th February 2019
Join the volunteer tour guides for a free 45 minute tour of Kelvin Hall and take a peek behind the scenes in Glasgow Museums' store!
Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

8th February 2019
Glasgow Musuems Resource Centre is home to over a million treasures, come and see for yourself on one of their regular Behind the Scenes Tours!
GoMA Guided Tours

GoMA Guided Tours

9th February 2019
Enjoy a free guided tour of Scotland's most visited modern art gallery, Glasgow's Gallery of Modern Art!
Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

9th February 2019
Glasgow Musuems Resource Centre is home to over a million treasures, come and see for yourself on one of their regular Behind the Scenes Tours!
Kelvin Hall Building Tours

Kelvin Hall Building Tours

9th February 2019
Join the volunteer tour guides for a free 45 minute tour of Kelvin Hall and take a peek behind the scenes in Glasgow Museums' store!
GoMA Guided Tours

GoMA Guided Tours

10th February 2019
Enjoy a free guided tour of Scotland's most visited modern art gallery, Glasgow's Gallery of Modern Art!
Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

10th February 2019
Glasgow Musuems Resource Centre is home to over a million treasures, come and see for yourself on one of their regular Behind the Scenes Tours!
Kelvin Hall Building Tours

Kelvin Hall Building Tours

10th February 2019
Join the volunteer tour guides for a free 45 minute tour of Kelvin Hall and take a peek behind the scenes in Glasgow Museums' store!
Special Interest Tours

Special Interest Tours

12th February 2019
Meet the specialist staff at GMRC and learn about their area of the museum collection... come and discover something new!
Staff Picks

Staff Picks

12th February 2019
Fancy spending your lunchtime break doing something different? Pop into GoMA for one of their weekly 10 minute talks and find out what are their staff’s favourite artworks!
Kelvin Hall Building Tours

Kelvin Hall Building Tours

12th February 2019
Join the volunteer tour guides for a free 45 minute tour of Kelvin Hall and take a peek behind the scenes in Glasgow Museums' store!
Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

13th February 2019
Glasgow Musuems Resource Centre is home to over a million treasures, come and see for yourself on one of their regular Behind the Scenes Tours!
GMRC Themed Tours

GMRC Themed Tours

14th February 2019
Join staff at Glasgow Museums Resource Centre for a themed tour of the collections stored at this unique site!
Kelvin Hall Building Tours

Kelvin Hall Building Tours

14th February 2019
Join the volunteer tour guides for a free 45 minute tour of Kelvin Hall and take a peek behind the scenes in Glasgow Museums' store!
Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

15th February 2019
Glasgow Musuems Resource Centre is home to over a million treasures, come and see for yourself on one of their regular Behind the Scenes Tours!
GoMA Guided Tours

GoMA Guided Tours

16th February 2019
Enjoy a free guided tour of Scotland's most visited modern art gallery, Glasgow's Gallery of Modern Art!
Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

16th February 2019
Glasgow Musuems Resource Centre is home to over a million treasures, come and see for yourself on one of their regular Behind the Scenes Tours!
Kelvin Hall Building Tours

Kelvin Hall Building Tours

16th February 2019
Join the volunteer tour guides for a free 45 minute tour of Kelvin Hall and take a peek behind the scenes in Glasgow Museums' store!
Sketch & Destress

Sketch & Destress

17th February 2019
Looking for ways to feel calmer, happier? Join GMRC for one of their regular Sketch & Destress workshops!
GoMA Guided Tours

GoMA Guided Tours

17th February 2019
Enjoy a free guided tour of Scotland's most visited modern art gallery, Glasgow's Gallery of Modern Art!
Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

17th February 2019
Glasgow Musuems Resource Centre is home to over a million treasures, come and see for yourself on one of their regular Behind the Scenes Tours!
Kelvin Hall Building Tours

Kelvin Hall Building Tours

17th February 2019
Join the volunteer tour guides for a free 45 minute tour of Kelvin Hall and take a peek behind the scenes in Glasgow Museums' store!
Special Interest Tours

Special Interest Tours

19th February 2019
Meet the specialist staff at GMRC and learn about their area of the museum collection... come and discover something new!
Staff Picks

Staff Picks

19th February 2019
Fancy spending your lunchtime break doing something different? Pop into GoMA for one of their weekly 10 minute talks and find out what are their staff’s favourite artworks!
Kelvin Hall Building Tours

Kelvin Hall Building Tours

19th February 2019
Join the volunteer tour guides for a free 45 minute tour of Kelvin Hall and take a peek behind the scenes in Glasgow Museums' store!
Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

20th February 2019
Glasgow Musuems Resource Centre is home to over a million treasures, come and see for yourself on one of their regular Behind the Scenes Tours!
Hands On at Riverside

Hands On at Riverside

21st February 2019
Riverside Museum hold regular 'Hands On' workshops for adults exploring some of the attractions exhibits up close!
Kelvin Hall Building Tours

Kelvin Hall Building Tours

21st February 2019
Join the volunteer tour guides for a free 45 minute tour of Kelvin Hall and take a peek behind the scenes in Glasgow Museums' store!
Manager’s Tour and Demonstration

Manager’s Tour and Demonstration

22nd February 2019
Join the Programme Manager at Kelvin Hall for a look round Glasgow Museums' store as she highlights some of her favourite objects!
Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

22nd February 2019
Glasgow Musuems Resource Centre is home to over a million treasures, come and see for yourself on one of their regular Behind the Scenes Tours!
GoMA Guided Tours

GoMA Guided Tours

23rd February 2019
Enjoy a free guided tour of Scotland's most visited modern art gallery, Glasgow's Gallery of Modern Art!
Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

23rd February 2019
Glasgow Musuems Resource Centre is home to over a million treasures, come and see for yourself on one of their regular Behind the Scenes Tours!
Kelvin Hall Building Tours

Kelvin Hall Building Tours

23rd February 2019
Join the volunteer tour guides for a free 45 minute tour of Kelvin Hall and take a peek behind the scenes in Glasgow Museums' store!
GoMA Guided Tours

GoMA Guided Tours

24th February 2019
Enjoy a free guided tour of Scotland's most visited modern art gallery, Glasgow's Gallery of Modern Art!
Creative Sundays

Creative Sundays

24th February 2019
Creative Sundays are one-day craft workshops for adults held throughout the year at Glasgow Museums Resource Centre!
Let’s Talk About Art

Let’s Talk About Art

24th February 2019
Every last Sunday of the month, come along to GoMA to talk about different artworks, and reject some common misconceptions about contemporary art.
Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

24th February 2019
Glasgow Musuems Resource Centre is home to over a million treasures, come and see for yourself on one of their regular Behind the Scenes Tours!
Kelvin Hall Building Tours

Kelvin Hall Building Tours

24th February 2019
Join the volunteer tour guides for a free 45 minute tour of Kelvin Hall and take a peek behind the scenes in Glasgow Museums' store!
Macmillan Arts & Craft Group

Macmillan Arts & Craft Group

25th February 2019
Get creative each month with Glasgow Museum Resource Centre's museum object-inspired art sessions for adults affected by cancer.
Special Interest Tours

Special Interest Tours

26th February 2019
Meet the specialist staff at GMRC and learn about their area of the museum collection... come and discover something new!
Staff Picks

Staff Picks

26th February 2019
Fancy spending your lunchtime break doing something different? Pop into GoMA for one of their weekly 10 minute talks and find out what are their staff’s favourite artworks!
Kelvin Hall Building Tours

Kelvin Hall Building Tours

26th February 2019
Join the volunteer tour guides for a free 45 minute tour of Kelvin Hall and take a peek behind the scenes in Glasgow Museums' store!
Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

Behind The Scenes Tour of GMRC

27th February 2019
Glasgow Musuems Resource Centre is home to over a million treasures, come and see for yourself on one of their regular Behind the Scenes Tours!
Kelvin Hall Building Tours

Kelvin Hall Building Tours

28th February 2019
Join the volunteer tour guides for a free 45 minute tour of Kelvin Hall and take a peek behind the scenes in Glasgow Museums' store!
Songwriters’ Session and Open Mic

Songwriters’ Session and Open Mic

28th February 2019
The Gallery of Modern Art hold a monthly Open Mic night for young songwriters to perform their original material!

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10th Dec 2018 - 23rd Dec 2018
Princes Square, Glasgow City Centre
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Habitat
Habitat
10th Dec 2018 - 24th Dec 2018
Glasgow Botanic Gardens, Glasgow West End
Habitat at Glasgow Botanic Gardens is a new series of screenprints exploring which plants make home and our diverse habitats.
Hartbeeps at St Enochs
Hartbeeps at St Enochs
10th December 2018
St. Enoch Centre, Glasgow City Centre
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Arts and Crafts Events you might like...

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10th December 2018
Barras Art And Design Centre, Glasgow East End
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December Birth Month Bloom Bouquet Workshop
December Birth Month Bloom Bouquet Workshop
12th December 2018
Little Botanica, Glasgow South Side
Join Little Botanica for a December Birthday Bloom Bouquet Workshop in their cosy railway arch home on December 12th!
Toddler Crafts
Toddler Crafts
12th December 2018
Make Do & Grow, Glasgow South Side
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Christmas and New Year Events you might like...

Festival of Choirs
Festival of Choirs
10th Dec 2018 - 23rd Dec 2018
Princes Square, Glasgow City Centre
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Make your own Christmas Stocking!
Make your own Christmas Stocking!
10th December 2018
Barras Art And Design Centre, Glasgow East End
Make your own Christmas Stocking as a beautiful customised gift (or as treat for yourself!) Santa Clause will love it - guaranteed! And it will last for years to come!
Healthy Daytime Christmas Discos
Healthy Daytime Christmas Discos
10th December 2018
The Sanctuary Glasgow, Glasgow West End
Come along to Weekday Wow Factor's weekly daytime disco at The Sanctuary Nightclub in Glasgow’s West End this December, a great alternative to the team Christmas lunch!
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Days Out Events you might like...

Roller Disco
Roller Disco
11th December 2018
RollerStop Roller Rink, Glasgow South Side
Grab the kids, get your skates on and enjoy a family friendly disco at the Rollerstop Roller Rink!
Roller Disco
Roller Disco
12th December 2018
RollerStop Roller Rink, Glasgow South Side
Grab the kids, get your skates on and enjoy a family friendly disco at the Rollerstop Roller Rink!
Roller Disco
Roller Disco
14th December 2018
RollerStop Roller Rink, Glasgow South Side
Grab the kids, get your skates on and enjoy a family friendly disco at the Rollerstop Roller Rink!
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Habitat
Habitat
10th Dec 2018 - 24th Dec 2018
Glasgow Botanic Gardens, Glasgow West End
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Exhibition: The Legacy of St Mungo
12th Jan 2019 - 19th Jan 2019
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An exhibition on The Legacy of St Mungo will be held at the Mitchell Library as part of this year's St Mungo Festival.
Dippy On Tour: Glasgow
Dippy On Tour: Glasgow
22nd Jan 2019 - 6th May 2019
Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum, Glasgow West End
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Tours of The Mackintosh House
Tours of The Mackintosh House
11th December 2018
Hunterian Museum and Art Gallery, Glasgow West End
Enjoy a 30 minute guided tour of The Mackintosh House, a meticulous re-assemblage of the principal interiors of Charles Rennie Mackintosh and his wife's Glasgow home.
Special Interest Tours
Special Interest Tours
11th December 2018
Glasgow Museums Resource Centre, Glasgow South Side
Meet the specialist staff at GMRC and learn about their area of the museum collection... come and discover something new!
Historic Tours of Glasgow University
Historic Tours of Glasgow University
11th December 2018
The University of Glasgow, Glasgow West End
Join a Historic Tour of Glasgow University the fourth oldest university in the English-speaking world!
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October Half Term Events you might like...

Saturday Art Club
Saturday Art Club
15th December 2018
Gallery of Modern Art, Glasgow City Centre
The Gallery of Modern Art holds a regular, drop in, Saturday Morning Art Club for 3 to 12 year olds!
Weekly Store Hunters Family Programme
Weekly Store Hunters Family Programme
15th December 2018
Glasgow Museums Resource Centre, Glasgow South Side
Don't miss the chance to get creative and have some family fun whilst exploring the fascinating museum stores at GMRC!
Saturday Art Club
Saturday Art Club
22nd December 2018
Gallery of Modern Art, Glasgow City Centre
The Gallery of Modern Art holds a regular, drop in, Saturday Morning Art Club for 3 to 12 year olds!
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Tour Events you might like...

Tours of The Mackintosh House
Tours of The Mackintosh House
11th December 2018
Hunterian Museum and Art Gallery, Glasgow West End
Enjoy a 30 minute guided tour of The Mackintosh House, a meticulous re-assemblage of the principal interiors of Charles Rennie Mackintosh and his wife's Glasgow home.
Special Interest Tours
Special Interest Tours
11th December 2018
Glasgow Museums Resource Centre, Glasgow South Side
Meet the specialist staff at GMRC and learn about their area of the museum collection... come and discover something new!
Kelvin Hall Building Tours
Kelvin Hall Building Tours
11th December 2018
Kelvin Hall, Glasgow West End
Join the volunteer tour guides for a free 45 minute tour of Kelvin Hall and take a peek behind the scenes in Glasgow Museums' store!
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